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Name: Ecology of Protists
ID: m44619
Language: English (en)
Summary: By the end of this section, you will be able to:
  • Describe the role that protists play in the ecosystem
  • Describe important pathogenic species of protists
Subject: Science and Technology
Keywords: decomposition, pathogen, plant parasite, Plasmodium, protist, Protista, protists ecology, trophic diversity, trypanosome
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (
Copyright Holders: Rice University (
Maintainers: OpenStax College (, Cnx Biology (

Latest version: 1.5 (history)
First publication date: Aug 23, 2012 2:26 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Apr 12, 2013 9:42 am -0500


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Version: 1.5 Apr 12, 2013 9:42 am -0500 by Cnx Biology
replaced "multiple choice" with "review questions"

Version: 1.4 Mar 14, 2013 1:44 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
fixed summary

Version: 1.3 Mar 1, 2013 2:46 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
fix fixed links

Version: 1.2 Feb 19, 2013 4:51 pm -0600 by Cnx Biology
migration spreadsheet changes

Version: 1.1 Aug 29, 2012 2:13 pm -0500 by Cnx Biology
Created module

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